Intercultural Relations

Neeva Shrestha

Area(s) of Study

Double major: Neuroscience and Finance

Hometown

Kathmandu, Nepal

Co-curricular

Lying on the bed watching Netflix after our 4 hour labs, going out with friends, cooking, is traveling a hobby?

Why did you choose Lake Forest College?

LFC seemed like a relaxing, friendly yet academically and extracurricularly driven college. The location definitely was a plus point.

What do you advocate for?

Racial equality, climate change, LGBTQ+ Rights, Women's rights and Dalit rights

Why did you decide to be a First Connection Mentor?

First Connection  was the best start to my college life, I wanted other incoming students to feel the same and to be a part of the magic.

Advice for incoming students

College isn't as difficult as everyone says it is. Relax, it's gonna be a great journey!
(not being sarcastic at all)